College Genetics & Microbiology

The yearlong advanced Genetics and Microbiology program looks at the medical world through our genes. Students extract DNA, perform experiments normally only done in research and college labs. Additionally, they study the effects of genetics on cancer; the controversy and uses of stem cells; grow glowing bacteria art and many more fascinating projects. Students take field trips to research centers, colleges, and other pertinent sites that help them in their understanding of the genetic world. College Genetics and Microbiology offers college credits and students who successfully complete the program with a grade of B or better receive a $500 college scholarship.

Prerequisites: Biology with Chemistry as a co-requisite.

Grades: 11-12

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